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Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt

  • Oct 29, 2014 · 6:30 PM
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In October, the club will read Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt.

For more on the book, please look below (from Amazon):

1987. There’s only one person who has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus, and that’s her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finn’s company; he is her godfather, confidant, and best friend. So when he dies, far too young, of a mysterious illness her mother can barely speak about, June’s world is turned upside down. But Finn’s death brings a surprise acquaintance into June’s life—someone who will help her to heal, and to question what she thinks she knows about Finn, her family, and even her own heart.
At Finn’s funeral, June notices a strange man lingering just beyond the crowd. A few days later, she receives a package in the mail. Inside is a beautiful teapot she recognizes from Finn’s apartment, and a note from Toby, the stranger, asking for an opportunity to meet. As the two begin to spend time together, June realizes she’s not the only one who misses Finn, and if she can bring herself to trust this unexpected friend, he just might be the one she needs the most.
An emotionally charged coming-of-age novel, Tell the Wolves I’m Home is a tender story of love lost and found, an unforgettable portrait of the way compassion can make us whole again.

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  • Maggie

    Got held up at work and then held up in traffic. Sorry to miss y'all! I enjoyed the book though. See you next month!

    October 29, 2014

  • David L.

    All: because it was so noisy we're moving to the mellow mushroom right down the street.

    October 29, 2014

  • lara

    Sorry I ended up having to work 12 hour's today so won't get there in time,have fun.I quite liked the book,restaurant is good too.see you next time.

    October 29, 2014

  • Arati

    I'm not going to be able to make the meeting next week. Lara will be there though to welcome any newcomers. Enjoy!!
    I haven't had a chance to post the next few books and meetings dates but will do that in early November. Please vote in the book poll if you haven't done so yet.

    October 21, 2014

  • David L.

    For any looking for a fun Halloween, we're hosting a Party and would love to have the club. It's on that Friday of Halloween; we'll be dancing and performing seance and having a costume contest and playing a werewolf game. Message me if interested, starts at 9 PM in Norcross.

    October 8, 2014

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